Pastor Felizardo Abanto Mocks Pope Francis, Says Santo Papa Brings Misfortune

A Baptist Pastor named Felizardo Abanto says Pope Francis brings misfortune.


Felizardo Abanto, a Capitol Bible Baptist Church Pastor from Tanza Cavite, mocks the leader of the Catholic church “Pope Francis” on social media, saying the Santo Papa will bring bad luck.

On his Facebook wall, he published a series of harsh statement during the arrival of Pope Francis in the Philippines on Thursday, January 15, 2015.

His post reads as:

In response to his remarks, Netizens asks Felizardo Abanto to respect other religion. However, he stands to his words saying, “Am I become your enemy because I tell you the truth?”

Pope Francis is currently in the Philippines for his five-day state visit and apostolic journey from January 15-19. The visit aims to bring the message of “mercy and compassion” to the Filipino people.

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